Dessert doesn't need to be really sweet to seem indulgent. Broiling apricots with a touch of brown sugar intensifies the fruit's flavor without adding too many calories.

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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Heat broiler to high, with rack set 4 inches from heat. Squeeze juice from grated ginger into a large bowl (you should get about 1 teaspoon juice); discard pulp. Add cream and granulated sugar. Whip until soft peaks form; refrigerate.

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  • Place apricots, cut side up, on a rimmed baking sheet. Dividing evenly, top with brown sugar, butter, and cardamom. Broil until apricots just begin to char, 2 to 5 minutes. Top apricots with whipped cream, and serve immediately.

Reviews (1)

11 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 3
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  • 3 star values: 1
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  • 1 star values: 1
Rating: Unrated
08/25/2014
This was delicious! Broiling the apricots really concentrated and intensified the flavor. I made it on a busy weeknight, so I substituted light Cool Whip for the fancy whipped cream, but it was still amazing.